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Nonstructure 2104, midden

No Construction Data

No Feature Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE No Data about Surfaces
No Masonry Data
General Location North part of the site.
Specific Location South of roomblock in Architectural Block 2100.
Selection Criteria To sample possible midden associated with the roomblock in Architectural Block 2100.
Use Area was used for the deposition of a modest amount of refuse, probably by the occupants of the nearby roomblock.
Abandonment
Postabandonment Processes
Dating of Midden Few pottery sherds were found in this shallow deposit of refuse. The presence of Pueblo III White Painted in the strata just above this stratum suggests that the refuse was deposited after A.D. 1100.
Date Range 5 (A.D. 1180–1260)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 51
Location 1-x-1 meter grid unit 1201N 1042E. Central part of site. South of roomblock in Architectural Block 2100.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. To sample possible midden area associated with roomblock.
Excavation Strategy Natural strata.
Unit Ends at Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit
Study Unit Type Study Unit Number Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
2100
noncultural
Nonstructure
2101
extramural surface
Nonstructure
2104
midden
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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